Posts Tagged ‘festival’

‘Fyre Festival 2.0’: Fans Slam Makeshift Shelters, Metal Box Rooms At Qatar World Cup

“I’m here because I couldn’t find anywhere else,” said one fan paying $450 a night in a sparse tent village promoted as perfect for a “lavish stay.” Source

Hindus in India’s Kolkata kick off Durga Puja festival celebrations

Hindus in India’s Kolkata kick off the festive season with Durga Puja. Crowds flocked colourful “pandals”, temporary structures where idols of the Hindu goddess Durga are installed during the festivities. Source

Traditional Taoist festival returns to Thailand.

Thailand resumes its vegetarian body piercing festival after a hiatus due to the covid-19 pandemic. Source

Iran’s “Graveyard” named best short at Religion Today Film Festival

TEHRAN – Iranian short drama “Graveyard” was selected as best short at the 25th Religion Today Film Festival, the organizers announced in the Italian city of Trento on Sunday. Directed by Ali Darai, this film is about one of the common topics, which has been spreading in Iran. It represents a story of a young […]

Illinois Pride festival scrubs ad urging kids to watch drag queens

(Natural News) Organizers of the Joliet Pridefest in Joliet, Illinois removed a line in its advertisement urging children to “bring dollar bills to tip the drag queens.” Twitter user Libs of TikTok (@libsoftiktok) was quick to capture this “grooming-supportive” invite, writing in a tweet: “Joliet, IL encourages kids to ‘bring your dollar bills’ so they can hand tips […]

Iranian movies line up for Italy’s Tour Film Festival

TEHRAN – Eight Iranian movies will be competing in the International Tour Film Festival in Italy. The 11th edition of the festival is scheduled to take place from October 4 to 8 in Rome. “Time to Lose” by Mohammadreza Beheshti, “Mr. Man” by Amir-Hossein Ajali, “Swell” by Keyvan Sarvari and “Desolation” by Alisam Sadeqi will […]

Interview 1747 – James Corbett at the 9/11 Truth Film Festival

Corbett • 09/14/2022 • 0 Comments https://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2022-09-14_James_Corbett.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed On Sunday, September 11, 2022, James Corbett appeared at the 2022 9/11 Truth Film Festival (in support of the Lawyers’ Committee for 9/11 Inquiry and their upcoming film, 9/11: Crime Scene to Courtroom) to talk about Part 3 of False Flags: The Secret History of […]

Interview 1747 – James Corbett at the 9/11 Truth Film Festival

Corbett • 09/14/2022 • 0 Comments https://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2022-09-14_James_Corbett.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed On Sunday, September 11, 2022, James Corbett appeared at the 2022 9/11 Truth Film Festival (in support of the Lawyers’ Committee for 9/11 Inquiry and their upcoming film, 9/11: Crime Scene to Courtroom) to talk about Part 3 of False Flags: The Secret History of […]

Interview 1747 – James Corbett at the 9/11 Truth Film Festival

Corbett • 09/14/2022 • 0 Comments https://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2022-09-14_James_Corbett.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed On Sunday, September 11, 2022, James Corbett appeared at the 2022 9/11 Truth Film Festival (in support of the Lawyers’ Committee for 9/11 Inquiry and their upcoming film, 9/11: Crime Scene to Courtroom) to talk about Part 3 of False Flags: The Secret History of […]

Interview 1747 – James Corbett at the 9/11 Truth Film Festival

Corbett • 09/14/2022 • 0 Comments https://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2022-09-14_James_Corbett.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed On Sunday, September 11, 2022, James Corbett appeared at the 2022 9/11 Truth Film Festival (in support of the Lawyers’ Committee for 9/11 Inquiry and their upcoming film, 9/11: Crime Scene to Courtroom) to talk about Part 3 of False Flags: The Secret History of […]

Venice film festival holds a “Ukraine day”

Even if just for a day, the world’s oldest film festival in Venice took a pause from the showbiz glitz and glamour, holding a day in honour of Ukraine. It was in support of artists from the war-torn country and to increase awareness of the plight of the Ukrainian people. Several actors had already shown […]

Buenos Aires swoons at Tango festival and Championship

The opening of the International Tango Festival and Championship got underway in Buenos Aires, the event that attracts tango aficionados from across the country.

Brussels fantastic film festival completes 40 years

Directors from all over the world came to the auditoriums of the Belgian capital’s Universal Exhibition to present their films. John Mc Tiernan, author of “Predator” and “Die Hard” is this year’s guest of honour.

Busan film festival to open with “Scent of Wind”, Saeid Rustai on panel

TEHRAN – The Iranian drama “Scent of Wind” will be the opening film of the Busan International Film Festival, one of the most significant film festivals in Asia.  Directed by Hadi Mohaqeq, the film will be competing in Jiseok, a competition section for established Asian filmmakers with three or more feature films, the organizers have […]

Turkiye’s 5th annual aerospace, tech festival gets underway

Turkiye’s largest aviation, space and technology festival Teknofest opened its doors to visitors in the northern Black Sea province of Samsun on Tuesday. September 4, 2022 at 7:28 am READ: Turkish Bayraktar TB2 drone being exported to 24 countries Show Comments Related #disqus_thread { display: block; float:left; position: relative; margin:0px auto 100px auto; height:auto; width:100%; […]

Transgender Movies Take the Spotlight at Venice Film Festival: ‘A Child Who Feels She Is a Boy’

This year’s Venice Film Festival in Italy, which kicks off Wednesday, features two movies in the official competition that have transgender protagonists — including a 12-year-old girl who believes she is a boy.

Hillary Clinton Mocked over Venice Film Festival Attire: ‘Lock Her Up for This Outfit Alone’

Former First Lady and twice failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was roasted on social media over the attire she was seen wearing on the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival. “Lock her up for this outfit alone,” one Twitter user proclaimed. Clinton attended the world premiere of White Noise on Wednesday at the 79th Venice International […]

India’s elephant god idol makers gear up for mega-festival after Covid hiatus

Plaster-caked workers bustle around colourful idols of the elephant god Ganesha along a narrow Mumbai street, racing to complete the storeys-high statues for one of India’s biggest religious festivals as business booms after a Covid hiatus.

Armenian festival celebrates wine

At this wine festival, the grapes are crushed the old-fashioned way – bare feet.

LET’S GO GREEK FESTIVAL returns to Parramatta

The LET’S GO GREEK FESTIVAL PARRAMATTA has returned for 2022, with a rich cultural programme, dance, music, gastronomic treats, exciting exhibitions and fireworks, on Sunday 11 September at 165 George St Parramatta. (Gates open 11 am) EVZONES Exciting treats this year include “The Evzones Collection”, by the esteemed photographer Nick Bourdaniotis,  a photographic exhibition all […]

Kordestan to host local food festival

TEHRAN–The second edition of a food festival dedicated to Kurdish food is planned to be held in Sanandaj, the western province of Kordestan on October 2, the provincial tourism chief has said. The festival will be organized in three sections of the main dishes, appetizers, desserts, and drinks, CHTN quoted Yaqub Guylian as saying on […]

Kordestan to host local food festival

TEHRAN–The second edition of a food festival dedicated to Kurdish food is planned to be held in Sanandaj, the western province of Kordestan on October 2, the provincial tourism chief has said. The festival will be organized in three sections of the main dishes, appetizers, desserts, and drinks, CHTN quoted Yaqub Guylian as saying on […]

Kordestan to host local food festival

TEHRAN–The second edition of a food festival dedicated to Kurdish food is planned to be held in Sanandaj, the western province of Kordestan on October 2, the provincial tourism chief has said. The festival will be organized in three sections of the main dishes, appetizers, desserts, and drinks, CHTN quoted Yaqub Guylian as saying on […]

Festival unites Jordan’s coffee lovers

The Jordan Coffee Festival kicked off yesterday in the capital Amman with over 60 brands showcasing their coffee beans, accessories and latte art. Festival founder Anton Bakerjian says the coffee industry is expanding rapidly in Jordan, with older generations preferring Turkish or Arabic coffee, while the younger generation opts more for filtered coffees, espressos and lattes. “About every two […]

Musicians, artists withdraw from music festival in Berlin due to Israel partnership

Several American, English and French singers have pulled out of Berlin’s Pop Kultur Festival due to the event’s partnership with the city’s Cultural Department of the Embassy of Israel. French singer, Lafawndah, withdrew from this week’s Pop-Kultur Festival shortly before the start of the pop culture festival yesterday, after she condemned the organiser’s support for […]

Man Who Couldn’t Attend His Mother’s Funeral Sure Glad To See Gay Fetish Festival Still Proceeding As Planned

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Recalling how the government forcibly kept him from attending his own mother’s funeral in the name of public health, local man Ryan Abbott was thrilled to see that no one will be kept from attending gay fetish festivals because of a new public health emergency. Source

Edinburgh festival celebrates its 75th year — with more than 3,000 shows to choose from

Thousands of performers from across the world are in Scotland for the world’s largest arts gathering. Source

Newport Folk Festival stage powered by bikes

This weekend’s Newport Folk Festival features a small outdoor stage powered in part by festival goers on stationary bikes. Source

Athens Open Air Film Festival 2022 is still running

The Athens International Film Festival and cinemagazine.gr are putting together a cinematic event that aims to link the life in the city with the art of cinema. Special spots at archaeological sites, parks, squares, beaches, museums and other places around the city are set to turn into open-air cinemas with free entrance for everyone! The… […]

Greta Thunberg Turned Up At Glastonbury Festival To Preach About Climate Crisis

Greta Thunberg made a surprise appearance at the Glastonbury music festival to warn that the world was facing a ‘total natural catastrophe’ unless citizens started to take urgent action. The 19-year-old Swedish climate activist led […] The post Greta Thunberg Turned Up At Glastonbury Festival To Preach About Climate Crisis appeared first on News Punch. […]

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